As we mentioned before, Yao Ming announced his retirement on 20th, July this year, the ending of the NBA version of Yao dynasty, yet a new chapter in his dynasty – to become an investor – is set to be wrote.

As it’s known to all, Yao invested in Top100.cn, a copyrighted music streaming and download service, UniStrong, the largest Chinese GPS device manufacturer among others. And recently during an interview Yao elaborated bit more about his investment mindset.

As for why picking up UniStrong, he said that:”Firstly, I’m always a big fan of high-tech stuff, By using them I get the most out of them. Secondly, spatial information technology is the emerging pillar industry with unlimited business value and profound potential. Based on my knowledge of UniStrong and our team’s ongoing research of this industry, we have faith in its future and believe this company will play a big role in China’s spatial information technology. I personally attach much importance to the long-term value of every investment deal we made.”

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Ben Jiang

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